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carman

[ kahr-muhn ]
/ ˈkɑr mən /
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noun, plural car·men.
one of the crew of a streetcar or the like, as the motorman.
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Origin of carman

1570–80, in sense “person driving a cart”; car1 + -man

Other definitions for carman (2 of 2)

Carman
[ kahr-muhn ]
/ ˈkɑr mən /

noun
(William) Bliss, 1861–1929, Canadian poet and journalist in the U.S.
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British Dictionary definitions for carman

carman
/ (ˈkɑːmən) /

noun plural -men
a man who drives a car or cart; carter
a man whose business is the transport of goods; haulier
US and Canadian a tram driver
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